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ALSO CALLED: Enterprise Project Management, IT Project Management
DEFINITION: Project management is a methodical approach to planning and guiding project processes from start to finish. According to the Project Management Institute, the processes are guided through five stages: initiation, planning, executing, controlling, and closing. Project management can be applied to almost any type of project and is widely used to control the complex processes of software development projects.  … 
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Selecting ERP for ETO Manufacturing
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WHITE PAPER: This white paper addresses 5 essential points to consider for ETO ERP success. Hint, here's one now: Make sure that whatever software you are looking at has functionality for project control and monitoring. Read on for 4 more.
Posted: 11 Aug 2014 | Published: 31 Dec 2012

IFS

Under-represented and Undervalued
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PRESENTATION: In this presentation from Computer Weekly's Women in IT event, Gillian Arnold talks about the current skills crisis in the technology industry, and recruiting skills for a more diverse base into enterprises.
Posted: 29 Jul 2014 | Published: 29 Jul 2014

ComputerWeekly.com

Realise Benefits from a Digital Strategy
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PRESENTATION: Rob Lambert, visiting fellow at Cranfield School of Management, offers advice to CIOs on developing business cases and maximising the business value of digital technology projects.
Posted: 30 May 2014 | Published: 30 May 2014

ComputerWeekly.com

Accelerating Digital Marketing
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ESSENTIAL GUIDE: This study from CEB debunks the myths over the relationship between CIOs and CMOs and shows how CIOs can play a critical role in accelerating digital marketing.
Posted: 30 May 2014 | Published: 30 May 2014

ComputerWeekly.com

The Future of Corporate IT
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ESSENTIAL GUIDE: This report from CEB looks at 5 key opportunities for IT to drive productivity and growth as digital technology changes the nature of the work environment.
Posted: 23 May 2014 | Published: 23 May 2014

ComputerWeekly.com

Intersecting Project Management and Business Analysis
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WHITE PAPER: In this informative white paper, learn why business analysis/requirements management and project management must go hand-in-hand, and learn how to foster collaboration between the business analysis/requirements team and project managers.
Posted: 01 May 2014 | Published: 01 May 2014

Global Knowledge

CIO briefing on agile development
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PRESENTATION: How do we create agile organisations and behave in a more agile way? Kelly Waters executive Consultant, Coach, and Interim CTO, offers some answers in this presentation.
Posted: 25 Apr 2014 | Published: 25 Apr 2014

ComputerWeekly.com

Managing IT projects for business change. Dealing with trouble.
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PRESENTATION: Jeff Morgan and Chris Dale offer advice on managing unanticipated events that can disrupt IT projects in this extract from their book, Managing IT Projects for Business Change.
Posted: 22 Apr 2014 | Published: 22 Apr 2014

ComputerWeekly.com

IT industry outlook 2014
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ESSENTIAL GUIDE: This report from CompTIA provides an overview of the size, shape and growth factors of the information technology (IT) industry.
Posted: 17 Apr 2014 | Published: 17 Apr 2014

ComputerWeekly.com

Modernize Your Business with Oracle ERP Cloud
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WHITE PAPER: This resource describes the value of moving ERP to the cloud and offers an inside look at how Oracle's ERP cloud offering can improve financials, procurement, project portfolio management, and more.
Posted: 25 Mar 2014 | Published: 25 Mar 2014

Oracle Corporation

The Six Critical Skills for Leading Complex Federal Projects
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WHITE PAPER: Managing a project within a government entity can be difficult with the sheer magnitude of the red tape involved. There are, however, several steps that you can take as a project manager to get ahead of the curve and anticipate previously unforeseen risks and issues with your project team.
Posted: 19 Mar 2014 | Published: 19 Mar 2014

Global Knowledge

Big Digital Leadership
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ESSENTIAL GUIDE: This paper by digital strategist Ade McCormack, offers CIOs advice on turning digital technology trends into a business advantage.
Posted: 18 Mar 2014 | Published: 18 Mar 2014

ComputerWeekly.com

The psychology of IT projects: Why they fail
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BOOK: Mark Seneschall, an experienced IT projects professional, explains why IT projects so often prove so challenging, why they are so prone to failure in this book extract.
Posted: 18 Mar 2014 | Published: 18 Mar 2014

ComputerWeekly.com

Case Study: How John Lewis Conquered the Web
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BOOK: Bill Goodwin tells the inside story of John Lewis £40m website redevelopment project, assesses the technical and business challenges faced and its impact on the business.
Posted: 17 Mar 2014 | Published: 17 Mar 2014

ComputerWeekly.com

Open Source Assessment Tool
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ASSESSMENT TOOL: How can you decide if open source or commercial software is better for your software development project? Access this helpful assessment tool to find out. Answer a few short questions to determine if open source, commercial, or an integration of both is most viable for your business.
Posted: 01 Jul 2014 | Published: 01 Jul 2014

IBM

How to overcome roadblocks to legacy software replacement: a guide for IT leaders
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WHITE PAPER: This whitepaper gathers together the views of IT leaders from a recent survey of IT leaders and identifies the most typical roadblocks encountered when attempting to modernize legacy systems – as well as how they address those challenges.
Posted: 16 Jun 2014 | Published: 16 Jun 2014

MSM Software

The Changing Role of IT and What to Do About It
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WHITE PAPER: According to recent research, only 11% of IT leaders see IT as a developer of new, innovative services. This is troubling news, as IT should want more than to resolve tickets and be the keeper of others' IT investments. But as more CIOs are reporting to CEOs, the time is right for IT to secure its position as a strategic partner for the business.
Posted: 11 Jun 2014 | Published: 31 Mar 2014

CA Technologies.

Break Away to Efficient, Responsive Project and Portfolio Management
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WHITE PAPER: View this infographic to explore the common pitfalls of IT project management, and learn how a cloud-based project portfolio management (PPM) tool can help you avoid them.
Posted: 10 Jun 2014 | Published: 10 Jun 2014

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CW Europe – June 2014 Edition
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EZINE: Europe is on a quest for innovation, looking like it might even give California's Silicon Valley a run for its money in a few years' time. London's Silicon Roundabout in Old Street may be smaller than Silicon Valley in size and reputation; however it is often featured on the list of top ten best cities to begin a startup company.
Posted: 04 Jun 2014 | Published: 05 Jun 2014

ComputerWeekly.com

Gain Visibility And Insight Into All Your Application Investments
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WHITE PAPER: Trends such as Agile development, mobile applications, outsourcing, and composite applications are changing the definition of application lifecycle management (ALM). You need a complete end-to-end view of your application investments -- you need project and portfolio management (PPM) as a part of your ALM strategy.
Posted: 28 May 2014 | Published: 31 Aug 2012

Hewlett-Packard Company

CW Europe – May 2014 Edition
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EZINE: Last year the European Union's 28 member states adopted guidelines for sharing basic clinical and administrative data on patients internationally, including the details of healthcare providers and insurers. This issue of CW Europe looks at how European Union (EU) countries vary in sharing patient records and exchanging data.
Posted: 01 May 2014 | Published: 01 May 2014

ComputerWeekly.com

Unlock the Mystery of Effective Strategic Planning
sponsored by CA Technologies.
WHITE PAPER: This informative infographic illustrates four key tips to more effective planning, and introduces a project portfolio management (PPM) suite that gives you the capabilities and best practices you need to optimize PPM and make more strategic investments.
Posted: 15 Apr 2014 | Published: 31 Jan 2014

CA Technologies.

Top-Down Planning and Bottom-Up Execution: Harmony or Discord?
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WHITE PAPER: Recently, there's been a push to make project planning more strategic, and at the same time, organizations are striving to become more flexible and adaptable. But is this Agile execution at odds with the more strategic planning, or do these two approaches help create a more responsive environment for the business?
Posted: 14 Apr 2014 | Published: 31 Dec 2013

CA Technologies.

UC&C Technology Adoption Leads to Increased Business Value
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WHITE PAPER: This Technology Adoption Profile synthesizes the latest research on the adoption of modern unified communications and collaboration technologies and the value that it provides to companies.
Posted: 02 Apr 2014 | Published: 31 Jul 2013

Cisco

The Transformational CIO
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WHITE PAPER: This ebook presents CIOs and IT executives with a modern approach to becoming change agents and drive innovation within their organizations
Posted: 27 Feb 2014 | Published: 27 Feb 2014

Innotas
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PROJECT MANAGEMENT DEFINITION (continued): …  The systems development life cycle (SDLC) is one example of a methodology for guiding the project management process from an initial feasibility study through maintenance of the completed application. Various SDLC approaches include the waterfall model, which was the original SDLC method; rapid application development (RAD); joint application development (JAD); the fountain model; the spiral model; build and fix; and synchronize-and-stabilize. A number of charting methods, such as the Gantt chart and PERT chart have been developed as tools to create a graphic representation of a project plan and … 
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